Honors Lecture Schedule - Spring Semester 2014

Thursday 11:10 - 12:20
Shelby Center Rm 107 unless otherwise shown.
Presenters are from the Univ. of Alabama in Huntsville unless otherwise shown.

Thu Jan 9

Dr. Harry Delugach, Honors College Director, Introduction to Lecture Series

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Thu Jan 16
Dr. Ray Vaughn, Vice President for Research, The Importance of Cyber Security. see article
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Thu Jan 23
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Thu Jan 30
Jeff Nelson, English Dept. Shakespeare's Theatre and the American Shakespeare Center's Tour
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Thu Feb 6
Harry S. Delugach, Honors College Director, Where Does Energy Come From? SC 107
Thu Feb 13
Thomas K. Spain, MD, Depts. of Medicine and Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine CANCELLED
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Thu Feb 20
open SC 107
Thu Feb 27
Dr. Daniel Rochowiak, Assoc. Dean, College of Science, Science and Religion
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Thu Mar 6
Dr. Fred Ordway, NASA, 2001: A Space Odyssey'--From the Early Days to Worldwide Acclaim
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Thu Mar 13
Ms. Reanae McNeal, Celebrating Women of Character, Courage and Commitment, co-sponsored with Office Multi-cultural Affairs in conjunction with Women's History Month
UC Exhibit Hall
Thu Mar 20
Dr. Rolf J. Goebel, Dept. of Foreign Languages and Literatures,  What Are You Listening To? Sound, Media, and Metropolitan Life
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Thu Mar 27
 NO LECTURE - Spring Break  
Thu Apr 3

Communicating Science: A Technical Communication Roundtable, sponsored by the Business and Technical Writing Program

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Thu Apr 10

Honors Research Showcase: Honors students present their Honors Theses

  • Deanna Nicholas, Poverty, Domestic Violence and Intimate Partner Homicide in the U.S.
  • Adam Powell, Functional Differentiation of Bacterial Pth1 and Human Pth2: Validation of Pth1 as a Novel Antibiotic Target
  • Chad O'Brien, An Investigation on the Haack Series Nose Cones through Subsonic and Supersonic Mach Regimes
  • Tryston Gilbert, A Case Study on the Impact of Communication Practices on the Productivity of Design Teams
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Thu Apr 17

Honors Research Showcase: Honors students present their Honors Theses

  • Vivien Nguyen, Design and Validation of Stem-Loop Probes for the GeneCapture Pathogen Detecting Device
  • Kacy Taylor, Expectations of Patients Arriving in the Emergency Department
  • Jennifer Bail, Preschoolers' Perceptions of Food as a Possible Factor Related to Childhood Obesity


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 Thu Apr 24
Discussion and Course Evaluation
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